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For 30 years, our research community at Microsoft has worked across disciplines, institutions, and geographies to envision and realise the promise of new technologies for Microsoft and for society. Today, we’re inviting the global science and technology community to continue this exploration—because ensuring that future advancements benefit everyone is up to all of us.

At 9am Tuesday 19th October until the 20th, Microsoft will be hosting numerous talks across a huge variety of tracks. From Responsible AI to Machine Learning and the New Future of Work, there really will be something for everyone. Then on Thursday 21st, the tracks and sessions will shift into various workshops. Be sure to check out the full extent of the talks and workshops on the agenda page.

The Microsoft Research Summit will be streaming virtually across three time zones, so you’ll have the opportunity to hear from science and technology leaders from around the world—people who are driving advances across the sciences and pushing the limits of technology toward achieving a meaningful impact on humanity. Register now to take advantage of the session scheduler and plan out your Microsoft Research Summit experience – we’ll see you there!


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